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We are a passionate and
results driven recruitment firm

We work in specific sectors. Here is how we can help your business....
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Why work with us

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Our Tailored Approach

We have an array of resources and capabilities for finding and shortlisting professionals for your requirements. Our tailored approach ensures individuals from these sources are properly screened both for the right experience and personality to fit your business' needs. We believe that if we find only one candidate suitable for you then we'll send you that candidate only.

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Our Industry Experience

We work within specific, targeted sectors, ensuring our recruiters know their specialism and have a large network within it. The credibility reflected in our work helps gain the trust of the best industry professionals. We treat all candidates with the respect they deserve which in turn improves the credibility & reputation of our clients .

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Finding the best

Our ever growing network and attention to detail ensures we're constantly in touch with the right individuals for your business requirements. We aim uncover every possible option and leave no stone unturned when it comes to finding the right candidate. We are also qualified to advise you on your requirements moving forward.

Our proven process


Understand needs

We establish the specific details of your requirements and learn  about your business before agreeing a time frame for CV's & interviews. We will advise on whether we think your requirements are realistic & achievable.



We use our network & resources to source  the best candidates & will advise further if we feel requirements need tweaking or adapting.


Shortlisting & Interviews

We will send you a shortlist and facilitate interviews, advising as we go.



We will advise on the interviews & facilitate the process to place a candidate with you. We will continue to communicate after this placement has occurred.

What we don't do

Some of our clients are apprehensive about working with a recruitment company because of these in-effective strategies. You can have confidence when working with us that you won't see any of this
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Send irrelevant or unsolicited CV's
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Pressure or push a candidate onto you who isn't suitable
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Pester you with continuous calls & emails

Our results speak for themselves

We're a results orientated recruitment firm to ensure you get the best value from our services


Of Our Placed Candidates Are still in post after their probation

Numerous Candidate and client testimonials from across our specialisms


Increase of clients year on year

Our Areas of Expertise

Click to below to see the sectors we work with.....

Case Studies

See some of our case studies

Warehouse Storage Solutions

Alexander James was tasked with seeking a number of sales professionals over a quarterly period for one of our clients WSSL. Given the company have a solution focus with the emphasis on large warehouse projects within the racking industry they required a specific type of sales professional from within the sector with a strong understanding of projects in addition to CAD qualifications and.....

RR & B Garages

RR & B Garages are one of the leading independent Rolls-Royce and Bentley motor car specialists and proud member of the ‘Rolls-Royce and Bentley Specialist Association’ making them part of a small association of very skilled and successful dealers of prestige and vintage models. They specialise in.....

A Move into Racking Sales

Alexander James Recruiting was involved with assisting Mark Partington in early 2020 with finding a new role within the racking industry. Mark was in the unfortunate position of having been made redundant due to circumstances out of his control and as a result was keen to find something within his immediate scope. Although Mark's experience was predominantly in Racking Projects...

What our customers say


Great to work with, and found me the perfect job. Would totally recommend this recruitment company.

Dave Jacobs

Area Sales Manager - Doosan Forklifts


Alex offers both a professional and human approach in aiding recruits find compatible companies. His attention to detail and positive communication made me feel very at ease throughout. I would recommend Alex to all looking for their next career choice.

Simon Blackwell

Sales Manager - Battery Charging Company


Used various recruitment companies over the years, and I'm not sure how they manage it, but Alexander James Recruiting always seems to find candidates who are right for us! I would strongly advise that you give them an opportunity when you next need to recruit someone.

Steve Moody

Sales Director - GT Access


Alex referred me to a position that I would never of considered, he was extremely helpful with the whole process and made it an easy transition into the new role. I have absolutely no problem recommending anyone contacting Alex for a new job. Thanks Alex.

Steve Habbishaw

Area Sales Manager - Hiab


I have worked with Alex Hopkirk for a number of years and he has never failed to impress me. His work ethic is second to none and he has a knack for identifying fantastic talent. In addition, he's very easy to work with and thoroughly professional. I would unreservedly recommend him to both candidates and companies.


Within the Energy Sector


Very professional service. Comprehensive vacancy brief and thorough feedback on interviews. Extensive network of employer contacts. Alexander James understands the vacancies and offers detailed advice on how to approach the interviews. Thanks again for the help.

James Smith

Truck Sales Executive - Major Truck Manufacturer


Alex is very professional and great to work with. I have worked with him to attend interviews on a few occasions whilst we found the right role and company fit. He has always been very honest about what to expect from each one and where my skill level fits in comparison with the job specification. Alex and his team are a pleasure to deal with and I would recommend them as your recruitment agent of choice if you are seeking a role within materials handling, plant hire or indeed anything else.

Adam Maher

Area Sales Manager - Briggs Equipment


Alexander James was absolutely fantastic. They gave me advice coaching and were there to chat too if I needed anything. Totally professional all the way through.

John Mills

Truck Sales - MAN Truck & Bus


I have had lots of bad experiences with recruitment companies in the past when trying to hire and when applying for jobs. Alexander James has restored my faith by keeping it simple, honest and staying in regular contact. I would highly recommend and thank you again for your help.

Thomas Marshall

Service Manager - Exide Technologies


Alexander James Recruiting were very helpful, professional and easy to deal with. I would recommend them to anyone. They will do their best to look after you and help you get the job you are looking for just like they did for me. Thanks again!

Chris Benefer

Truck Sales Manager - MAN Truck & Bus


Having operated in the industry and within numerous sectors for many years, I have dealt with many recruitment companies and head-hunters, Alexander James has proven to be a highly professional specialist in their field, a very straight forward no nonsense honest approach demonstrating a wealth of knowledge whilst maintaining social interaction throughout the engagement. I highly recommend the services offered from Alex and his organisation.

Brian Cornett

Asset Director - Linde Material Handling


Alexander James Recruiting has proved to be a valuable recruitment partner and has offered our company ample qualified candidates. They’re very good with communication and have kept us informed with client progress be it good or bad.

Sales Director

within the material handling battery sector

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